Day: July 8, 2015

Civil Engineering

New car tax to boost roads sector

A new national fund worth billions will be set up to improve and expand the UK’s road network by 2020, the chancellor George Osborne has …

Civil Engineering

To boldly go: chancellor sets out productivity plans in summer budget

Industry welcomes summer budget as chancellor targets productivity gains

Developers

Wates in talks over major central London refurb scheme

Wates is set to bag a major refurbishment job in central London with Great Portland Estates, Construction News can reveal.

Civil Engineering

Network Rail Consulting confirmed on £453m US rail deal

Network Rail’s consulting arm has been selected to help deliver North America’s first ever high-speed rail line in a deal worth £453m.

Civil Engineering

HS1 chief to investigate Network Rail ‘shape and financing’

HS1 chief executive Nicola Shaw will lead a review of Network Rail ahead of next year’s Budget.